4 edition of Anton Chekhov found in the catalog.
|Statement||Columbia University Press|
|Publishers||Columbia University Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 97 p. :|
|Number of Pages||96|
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: In "The Bet", a young lawyer bets that he could survive fifteen years in a prison, and an older banker offers him a large sum of Anton Chekhov if he can spend the whole time in his garden house — a prison with no locks or bars, with only a guard to report that the lawyer has escaped and thus forfeited the bet. Bunin, Reminiscences of Anton Chekhov, translated by andB.
Witty to the end, Chekhov's last words were, "I haven't had champagne for a long time. Search eText, Read Online, Study, Discuss. Lampshaded by the banker, who is at risk of nearly going bankrupt and losing two million rubles to the lawyer: "That cursed bet.
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There, we are to reconsider moments of overlooked decisiveness and issue and possibly see mankind more clearly. As a landowner he dedicated himself to improving the lives of the peasants living on his estate. For the sake of obtaining some foreign decoration, or for the sake of having his name mentioned in the newspapers as having Anton Chekhov present at some special service in the company of other great personages, he was ready to submit to any kind of humiliation, to beg, to flatter, to promise.
" Chekhov attended the and the Taganrog since renamed thewhere he was held back for a year at fifteen for failing an examination in Ancient Greek. Although Chekhov did not fully realise it at the time, Chekhov's plays, such as The Seagull written in 1895Uncle Vanya written in 1897The Three Sisters written in 1900and The Cherry Orchard written in 1903 served as a revolutionary backbone to what is common sense to the medium of acting to this day: an effort to recreate and express the "realism" of how people truly act and speak with each other and translating it to the stage to manifest the human condition as accurately as possible in hopes to make the audience reflect upon their own definition of what it means to be human.
" Letter ofquoted by Anatoly Smeliansky in "Chekhov at the Moscow Art Theatre", from The Cambridge Companion to Chekhov, 31—32. The translator is Constance Garnett, who was one of the most famous British translators of Russian classics. This philosophy of approaching the Anton Chekhov of acting has stood not only steadfast, but as the cornerstone of acting for much of the 20th century to this day.
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When he crossed the river by the ferryboat and afterwards, mounting the hill, looked at his village and towards the west where the cold crimson sunset lay a narrow streak of light, he thought that truth and beauty which had guided human life there in the garden and in the yard of the high priest had continued without interruption to this day, and had evidently always been the chief thing in human life and in all earthly life, indeed; and the feeling of youth, health, vigor--he was only twenty-two--and the inexpressible sweet expectation of happiness, of unknown mysterious happiness, took possession of him little by little, and life seemed to him enchanting, marvellous, and full of lofty meaning.
He has changed the conventions of dramatic speech.
Tolstoy's interest also touched on religious themes, and he sponsored a number of religious pacifist sects, including some that eventually settled in Canada.